A book featuring the history and reputation of the Blue Lick Springs and The Arlington Hotel of Nicholas County, Kentucky from 1886. Includes an analysis of the Springs' water, descriptions of various rooms in the hotel, black and white illustrations of the buildings and a map of the Blue Grass Route. Also includes directions and rates for the hotel. Topics: Health resorts--Kentucky--Nicholas County--Guidebooks, Springs--Kentucky--Nicholas...
Description and history of jails in Louisville, Kentucky. Contents include information about jail rules, facilities and services provided, particularly in regard to education. Topics: Prisoners--Education--Kentucky--Louisville, Foster School (Louisville, Ky.)--History, Jefferson...
A history of the Louisville Law Library from 1839-1912 written by Lilian Semple Truman. Includes portraits of charter members and a photograph of one of the library rooms. Topics: Louisville Law Library Company, Law libraries--Kentucky--Louisville
A history of the Presbyterian Church in Louisville, Kentucky from 1816-1896. Includes a portrait of Rev. Edward L. Warren. Reprinted from Memorial History of Louisville. Topics: First Presbyterian Church (Louisville, Ky.)--History
A brief history of the University of Louisville focusing on its financial status. Created in conjunction with a campaign to raise funds for the University's endowment. Topic: University of Louisville--History, Universities and colleges--Kentucky--Louisville--History
byNorthrop, Henry Davenport, 1836-1909; Gay, Joseph R.; Penn, I. Garland (Irvine Garland), 1867-1930
Subtitle: "A manual of self-improvement for the colored race, forming an educational emancipator and a guide to success, giving examples and achievements of successful men and women of the race as an incentive and inspiration to the rising generation, including Afro-American progress illustrated, the whole embracing, business, social, domestic, historical, and religious education."From the Collection of Jacquelyn T. Cole: digitized with permission of the owner and placed in the... Topics: African Americans--Education, African Americans--Biography, African Americans--Life skills guides
A book containing a history of the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky from 1837-1927. Includes black and white photographs of buildings on campus, portraits of people and a map of the proposed plan of future development. Topic: University of Louisville--History
An address given to the community by Dr. James Grier Miller on the occasion of his introduction as President of the University of Louisville, Friday, October 5, 1973. Published from private funds provided by friends of the University of Louisville. Topics: Education, Higher--Kentucky--Louisville